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Barkley L. Hendricks, Sweet Señorita Syreeta, 2012, Oil and acrylic on linen canvas, 48 x 30 inches; Courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York.
Hendricks reminds us that there is no singular or correct expression of a black identity.
Subverting Society: Autonomy in the Portraiture of Barkley L. Hendricks